Event

Meet a Miss N.Y. Teen USA contestant

She may not have been able to take the crown this time around, but Valarie Goorahoo, representing Valley Stream, made a strong showing at the Miss New York Teen USA 2022 in Seneca Niagara Resort …

Education

District 13 students have a harvest party at farm

Valley Stream district 13 students visited the Crossroads Farm, operated by the Nassau County Land Trust, as they came full circle on a planting project a year in the making. Students had originally …

Community

Annual car show rolls in on Rockaway

On a warm and breezy Friday evening, Valley Stream residents strolled down Rockaway Avenue with their families to check out the line-up of vintage cars straight from the 1930s through the early …

Education

Forest Road special ed. students say, ‘Yes, I Can’

Special education students at Forest Road Elementary School in Valley Stream district 30 took part in the Yes, I Can ceremony. It was a day to highlight the achievements of students with disabilities …

Education

Students take top honors at SkillsUSA challenge

Sixteen students from Nassau BOCES premier career and technical education (CTE) high schools, Barry Tech and CG Tech, took top honors at the New York State SkillsUSA Leadership and Skills …

Randi Kreiss

Engaged! Finding love in the pandemic.

Lillybee and Don are tying the knot. In an unintended romantic consequence of the pandemic . . .

Op-Ed

Yes, voter fraud does exist

Voter fraud has been around since the creation of democracy, but that doesn’t make it right or mean we should allow it to continue or expand.

Jerry Kremer

Will Trump dodge a bullet again?

As a former elected official, I am frequently asked who has the toughest job in America. Most often, I answer either . . .

Tom Suozzi trounced by Hochul, loses the primary

Hometown favorite Glen Cove’s Tom Suozzi lost by a wide margin in his bid to represent Democrats on the ballot for governor, receiving only 12.8 percent of the vote in Tuesday’s primary. Gov. …